1336 Drakes Creek Rd
Hendersonville, TN 37075
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
10/
10
Top 5%
Dr. William Burrus Elementary At Drakes Creek serves 509 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
Dr. William Burrus Elementary At Drakes Creek placed in the top 5% of all schools in Tennessee for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 5%, and reading proficiency is top 10%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 76% (which is higher than the Tennessee state average of 39%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 63% (which is higher than the Tennessee state average of 35%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is equal to the Tennessee state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 15% of the student body (majority Black and Hispanic), which is lower than the Tennessee state average of 37% (majority Black).

Top Rankings

Dr. William Burrus Elementary At Drakes Creek ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Tennessee for:

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School Overview

Dr. William Burrus Elementary At Drakes Creek's student population of 509 students has grown by 6% over five school years.
The teacher population of 33 teachers has declined by 5% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students
509 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
33 teachers
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School Rankings

Dr. William Burrus Elementary At Drakes Creek is ranked within the top 5% of all 1,705 schools in Tennessee (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Dr. William Burrus Elementary At Drakes Creek is 0.27, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.55. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year Data
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State Level (TN)
Overall Testing Rank
#61 out of 1705 schools
(Top 5%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
76%
39%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
63%
35%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
15:1
15:1
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American Indian
1%
n/a
Asian
2%
2%
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Hispanic
4%
10%
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Black
5%
22%
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White
85%
63%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
3%
3%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.27
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School District Name
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, TN Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2021-22)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-5
  • Students: 509 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 15:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 15%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 5% in TN
  • Math Proficiency
    : 76% (Top 5%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 63% (Top 10%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.27 (Btm 50%)

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